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Congratulations to the Winners of the Spring 2014 AAE Foundation National Teacher Scholarships and Grants Program!

posted by Ruthie | April 23, 2014, 10:40 AM

The Association of American Educators Foundation (AAEF) would like to extend our congratulations to the winners of the Spring 2014 AAE Foundation National Teacher Scholarships and Grants Program!

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High School Exit Exams: Necessary or Cumbersome?

posted by Ruthie | April 22, 2014, 02:18 PM

As the school year draws to a close, high school seniors in South Carolina are breathing a sigh of relief.
Governor Nikki Haley recently signed a new proposal into law that will cancel mandatory exit exams as a requirement for graduation.

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Federal Update: April 21, 2014

posted by Ruthie | April 21, 2014, 12:01 PM

Department of Education Launches New Efforts to Increase College and Career Readiness
In an effort to increase college and career readiness, President Obama recently announced 24 Youth CareerConnect grants, which will provide a total of $107 million to local partnerships of school districts, institutions of higher education, workforce investment boards, and employers, in order to help these entities redesign the teaching and learning experience, insuring youth are prepared with the knowledge, skills, and industry-relevant education needed to get on the pathway to a successful career. Continue Reading...